Eamon Javers joined CNBC in June 2010 as a Washington reporter based at the bureau in the nation's capital. He appears on CNBC's Business Day programming.
Previously, Javers was a White House reporter for Politico, where he covered the intersection of Wall Street and Washington. He conducted investigations of the administration's financial bailouts and economic stimulus efforts, broke news about the presidency of Barack Obama and authored trend stories on Washington.
Prior to joining Politico, Javers was a Washington correspondent for BusinessWeek magazine writing extensively about Washington lobbying, including the Jack Abramoff scandal and unearthed previously unknown incidents of corporate espionage. He also was an on-air correspondent for CNBC, where he covered the intersection of business and politics. Javers' articles have appeared in Fortune, Money, Congressional Quarterly and Slate.com. He began his career at The Hill, a weekly newspaper (and website) covering Congress.
Javers is author of the book "Broker, Trader, Lawyer, Spy: The Secret World of Corporate Espionage," which revealed a never-before-reported CIA policy allowing active-duty officers to moonlight in the private sector.
He has appeared as an analyst on each of the major broadcast networks, all of the major cable television news networks, "News Hour with Jim Lehrer" on PBS, the BBC and National Public Radio. He also is a regular panelist on "Washington Week with Gwen Ifill" on PBS.
In 2014, Javers was named a finalist in the Gerald Loeb Awards explanatory category for his coverage of how market-moving financial data is released. In 2006, Javers received an Award of Distinction in investigative journalism from the Medill School of Journalism. He graduated from Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y.
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CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Trump is meeting with top corporate leaders in the steel industry today.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Trump will sign an executive order that reviews the hiring of foreign workers programs.
Discussing the threat posed by North Korea and the geopolitical implications of a military escalation with Col. Jack Jacobs, U.S. Army (Ret.), and William Cohen, The Cohen Group CEO and former Defense secretary.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest political rhetoric on North Korea including comments from White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest headlines out of the White House including the the 139th annual Easter Egg Roll and geopolitical tensions surrounding North Korea.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Gary Cohn could be impacting President Trump's decision to keep Janet Yellen at the helm of the Federal Reserve and to change his stance on China as a currency manipulator.
President Trump departs to meet with China President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago in Florida. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest.
Trump advisor Steve Bannon attended a National Security Council meeting after he had been removed, a source tells CNBC.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest headlines out of the White House, including where tax and infrastructure plans stand.